Our recent MAA and MAA/MHP graduates and some of their current positions:


Alex Vindas Cruz, M.A.A.

Olivia Wolford, M.A.A.


Maeve Bassett, M.A.A.
Conservation and Volunteer Programs Specialist, San Antonio Botanical Garden

Kaleigh Blair, M.A.A.
Writer/Project Coordinator, Development Office, College of Arts & Humanities, University of Maryland

Katherine Calvert, M.A.A/M.H.P.

Abigail Johnson, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student, William & Mary

Sean Jones, M.A.A.

Madeline Laub, M.A.A.

Elizabeth McCague, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student, UMD

Yi-En Tzeng, M.A.A.
Specialist, Garden of Hope Foundation

Hian Yong Yeo, M.A.A.
Research Assistant at Westat


Kyla Cools, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student, UMD

Kathleen Jockel, M.A.A./M.H.P.
Archaeologist/Architectural Historian, Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. (WSSI)

Samantha Lee, M.A.A.
Ph.D. candidate, UMD

Ellen Platts, M.A.A
Ph.D. candidate, UMD

Alexander Sahi, M.A.A.
Law student, Quinnipiac University School of Law

Tamara Schlossenberg, M.A.A./M.H.P.


Katie Boyle, M.A.A./M.H.P.
Historian, Division of Resource Management, C&O Canal National Historical Park

Blaze Buck, M.A.A.

Sarah Grady, M.A.A.
Adjunct Faculty, Howard Community College

Kevin McDonald, M.A.A
Digital Strategy Assistant, Glenstone Museum

Helen Mittmann, M.A.A.
Research Associate, the George Washington University's Milken Institute School of Public Health

Siobhan Summers, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student, University of Florida

Catherine Tier, M.A.A.


Amber Cohen, M.A.A.
Rural Aquaculture Promotion Agent, U.S. Peace Corps

Emily Dooley, M.A.A.

Sarah Hartge, M.A.A.
Research Analyst at Westat

Sarah Noe, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student, UC Santa Barbara

Scott Oliver, M.A.A.
Assistant Lab Manager at Veterans Curation Program

Kaelin Rapport, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student, Northwestern University

Hannah Vahle, M.A.A.
Digital Archivist, National Museum of Health and Medicine


Leslie Crippen, M.A.A.
Archaeologist, US Army Corps of Engineers, Regional Planning and Environmental Center

Katie Geddes, M.A.A.
Program Analyst at NOAA: National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (Contracted through Collabralink Technologies)

Umai Habibah, M.A.A.
Administrative Coordinator, Department of Anthropology at UMD

Sarah Janesko, M.A.A.
Laboratory Director at Veterans Curation Program

Magda Mankel, M.A.A.
Ph.D. candidate, Department of Anthropology, UMD

Rebecca Quick, M.A.A.
Grants Manager at Rebuilding Together

Camille Westmont, M.A.A., M.H.P., Ph.D. (2019)
Postdoctoral Fellow in Historical Archaeology, The University of the South (Sewanee)


Rebecca Alberda, M.A.A.
EAS Intake Assessment Specialist at The Salvation Army

Victoria Danner, M.A.A.
Person and Family Engagement Coordinator, Rainmakers Strategy Solutions, LLC 

Yana Demireva, M.A.A.
Research & Evaluation Coordinator at Maryland State Library

Amelia Hood, M.A.A.
Research Program Coordinator, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics

Maya Kearney, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student at American University

Patricia Markert, M.A.A.
Ph.D. candidate at Binghamton University

David McMichael, M.A.A.
Owner, Grant Writer at Homeworld Grants

Sara Mosher, M.A.A.
Ph.D. candidate at Southern Methodist University

Janna Napoli, M.A.A.
Field Director, AECOM

Alyssa (Nutter) Weber, M.A.A.
Assistant Director for Financial Aid Outreach, Johns Hopkins University

Dirk Parham, M.A.A.
Adjunct Faculty, Howard Community College

Megan Springate, M.A.A., Ph.D. (2017)
Director of Engagement, America250

Madhyatu Taylor, M.A.A.
Executive Director at Beyond the Block, Inc.
Senior Health Care Analyst NCQA

Jordan Tompkins, M.A.A.
Public Health Consultant, Business Analyst at Booz Allen Hamilton


Caitlin Cromer, M.A.A.
Social Science Research Analyst and Product Owner at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Heidi Fishpaw, M.A.A.
Social Safeguards Specialist, Inter-American Development Bank

Amelia Jamison, M.A.A., M.P.H.
PhD student, 
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Gavin Miculka, M.A.A.
Assistant Site Manager at Kreische Brewery & Monument Hill State Historic Sites, Texas Historical Commission


Kathrina Aben, M.A.A.
Ph.D. candidate at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Ennis Barbery Smith, M.A.A.
Assistant Administrator at Maryland Heritage Areas Programs 

Alexander Carson, M.A.A.
Business Analyst at Amivero

Kendall Concini, M.A.A.
Manager of Admissions, Information, and Referrals at The Arc Central Chesapeake Region

Nadine Dangerfield, M.A.A.
Assistant Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Anthropology, UMD
Adjunct Faculty, Howard Community College

Sarah El-Hattab, M.A.A.

Amanda Pike, M.A.A.
Social Science Analyst, FDA

Eric Ruesch, M.A.A.
Digital Media Coordinator and Agency Marketing Manager and Director of Digital Strategy at Right Idea Media & Creative

Stefan Woehlke, M.A.A., Ph.D. (2021)
Lecturer, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, UMD


Jennifer Allen, M.A.A.
Senior Archaeologist at Anderson Environmental Consulting, LLC

Maria Grenchik, M.A.A.
Executive Director at Museum of Chincoteague Island

Tanya Icaza, M.A.A.
Adjunct Faculty, Montgomery College

Daniel Jordan, M.A.A.
Participatory Action Research Facilitator/Researcher at the Institute for Community Research

Elizabeth Pruitt, M.A.A., Ph.D. (2015)
Manager of Education and Outreach, Society for American Archaeology

Courtney Singleton, M.A.A.
Ph.D. student at Columbia University

Benjamin Skolnik, M.A.A., PhD (2019)
Archaeologist, Alexandria Archaeology

Elizabeth Van Dolah, M.A.A., Ph.D. (2018)
Postdoctoral Researcher at UMD